A Cameroon military tribunal has jailed a Radio France International correspondent to 10 years in prison for what it said was his “failure to denounce acts of terrorism.”
Nigeria’s air force has shown off new assets it says will be used to combat the Boko Haram insurgency in its north and oil militants in its south.
Angola’s cabinet has said that elections will be held on August 23 to choose a successor to President Eduardo dos Santos after 38 years of iron-fisted rule.
An Egyptian court has sentenced 20 people to death for the killing of 13 policemen in the aftermath of the ouster nearly four years ago of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
Two suspects were killed by security agencies after the shooting of Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann, says officials.
About 1 000 Congolese have fled to neighbouring Angola to seek refuge amid an upsurge of violence between rebels and the government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the United Nation’s refugee agency says.
Bond notes alone won’t address Zimbabwe’s cash challenges, a top International Monetary Fund official has said.
Kenyan authorities say some suspects have been arrested in the shooting of author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann after tensions with herders seeking pasture amid the country’s drought.
A Zimbabwean man has appeared in court after he allegedly raped three minors in Bulawayo, a report says.